About Climate focus

Climate Focus is a pioneering international advisory company committed to the development of policies, methodologies, programmes and projects that mitigate and adapt to the impacts of climate change.

Highlighted publications

Options for the EU to Generate, Adequate, Predictable and Sustainable Financing for Emission Reductions from REDD+
This paper assesses options for mobilizing demand for REDD+ credits with a focus on options that move beyond the traditional inclusion of offset credits in the EU Emission Trading System (EU ETS).
Progress on the New York Declaration on Forests - An Assessment Framework and Initial Report
Prepared by Climate Focus with the Environmental Defense Fund, Forest Trends, the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, and The Global Canopy Program, this report proposes a goal monitoring framework.
COP21 Paris 2015 -  Climate Focus Overall Summary and Client Briefs
Following the climate negotiations in Paris, Climate Focus experts present a brief overview of the Paris Agreement together with client briefs dedicated to land use and double counting

Highlighted project

World Bank Pilot Auction Facility: Exploring opportunities for going beyond the pilot phase
Climate Focus together with its partners has been appointed to manage the project and provide consulting services for the World Bank's Pilot Auction Facility (PAF) for Climate Change Mitigation.

Recent projects

A main priority identified for capacity building in Jordan is to ensure that projects contribute to building a comprehensive MRV...
African countries call for the continuation of a reformed Clean Development Mechanism (CDM). As part of this project, a side...
Climate Focus with its partner EcoSan is carrying out a Belgian Development Agency (BTC) assignment in Uganda on wastewater...


03 February 2016
Climate Focus is delighted to announce that the World Bank's Carbon Initiative for Development (Ci-Dev) has signed its first carbon purchase agreement with client SimGas to purchase 500,000 CERs
14 December 2015
A workshop on developing a sustainable institutional system for GHG inventories and Measuring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) system in Jordan was held from 2 to 4 November, 2015 at the Dead Sea
03 December 2015
Join us at this side event that will bring together representatives from governments, UNFCCC, CDM project developers and climate advisory firms in Africa to discuss CDM relevance in Africa.
01 December 2015
Climate Finance is pleased to announce the timely publication of this brief commissioned by KfW that aims to shed light on the current landscape of results-based REDD+ finance.